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A bacterium reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease

Scientists have tested in a pilot study the influence of the bacterium Akkermansia. The results were almost too good to be true: The bacterium inhibits diseases the increase of several risk factors for cardiovascular disease, reduces the progression of pre-Diabetes and lowers cholesterol. An important discovery, because every second Person is overweight and cardiovascular risk […]

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New recommendations for a thyroid and cardiovascular disease research agenda

New Recommendations for a Thyroid and Cardiovascular Disease Research Agenda have been co-published in Thyroid and Circulation. The Guidelines are published online here in Thyroid. The Guidelines are also copyrighted by the American Heart Association and are being simultaneously published in its journal Circulation. “Thyroid and Cardiovascular Disease: Research Agenda for Enhancing Knowledge, Prevention, and […]